Need Help Now? Crisis Text Line
The Crisis Text Line uses the power of technology to help people connect with a supportive, trained volunteer as fast as possible. KIFS is not affiliated with Crisis Text Line but wanted to share the information in hopes that it may be of help.
“Crisis Text Line is free, 24/7 support for those in crisis. Text 741741 from anywhere in the US to text with a trained Crisis Counselor. Crisis Text Line trains volunteers to support people in crisis. With over 79 million messages processed to date, we’re growing quickly, but so is the need.” - Visit https://www.crisistextline.org/ for more info.
"Every texter is connected with a Crisis Counselor, a real-life human being trained to bring texters from a hot moment to a cool calm through active listening and collaborative problem solving. All of Crisis Text Line's Crisis Counselors are volunteers, donating their time to helping people in crisis."